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Kielder, Northumberland

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Kielder, Northumberland

Post townHEXHAM
Administrative CountyNorthumberland
Traditional CountyNorthumberland
OS GridNY6293
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityNorthumbria
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthumberland
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorthumberland
Ambulance AuthorityNorth East
Dialling code01434

Kielder, Northumberland in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Kielder, ry. sta. on NW. border of Northumberland among the Cheviots, 16¾ miles NW. of Bellingham; P.O. Kielder is a property of the Duke of Northumberland, and has a shooting-lodge called Kielder Castle. The place is celebrated in Scott's Border Minstrelsy, and contains several spots and objects associated with Border legends.

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